Ready to Marvel Complex with Montaigne

Hi Jess, how are you?Yeah I’m good. So where do I find you today? I’m at home at the moment, I live in Sydney so I’ve just been rock climbing, and I’m just making some toast now. Well Congratulations on the release of Ready, can I just say what a fantastic song that is! Thank you. So can you tell me a bit about it? What’s the … Continue reading Ready to Marvel Complex with Montaigne

River Sessions – Regional Festival Ramps Up

With River Sessions festival just days away, Girl figured it was time to chat to Festival Director Michael Delaney, who kindly took some time away from last-minute prep to chat to us about the event. The festival, which this year features acts like Amy Shark, The Rubens, Illy, LDRU, Middle Kids and Skegss, has been running for a number of years. Delaney has only recently … Continue reading River Sessions – Regional Festival Ramps Up

Butterfingers Ready For Big Breakfast Tour

words: Jade Kennedy             There seems to be something about Aussie hip hop and breakfast – The Waitress Song made Seth Sentry a household name and, long before that, Brisbane independent debut album Breakfast at Fatboys landed Butterfingers on the ARIA charts, triple j’s Hottest 100 and scored them an ARIA nomination. This year marks the “accidental classic’s” 15thanniversary – … Continue reading Butterfingers Ready For Big Breakfast Tour

Spiderbait on Summer Festivals, Hotter Than Hell and… new Music?

Spiderbait has been one of the more active bands on the Hotter Than Hell lineup since ‘reforming’ in 2013. The band toured for the anniversary of their hit record, Ivy & The Big Apples, as well as played some massive lineups, including A Day On The Green with The Living End, Veruca Salt and Tumbleweed. Girl caught up with guitarist Damian Whitty (aka Whitt) to … Continue reading Spiderbait on Summer Festivals, Hotter Than Hell and… new Music?

Magic Dirt Prepares to get Hotter Than Hell

Aussie rockers Magic Dirt made nostalgic fans very happy earlier this year when they announced they were getting the band ‘back together’ (not that they ever officially split) for a string of shows, commencing with Hotter Than Hell – which kicks off in Townsville this weekend. Earlier this month the band announced it was republishing the Signs of Satanic Youth EP – 25 years after … Continue reading Magic Dirt Prepares to get Hotter Than Hell

On The Eves of Something Big

Eves Karydas is a force to be reckoned with. In just a few short months the Australian singer has added a number of achievements to an already extensive and impressive musical resume. Now she has a new album dropping later this month which is bound to impress both existing and new fans. Girl at a Rock Show‘s India Marx spoke to Karydas about her upcoming release, … Continue reading On The Eves of Something Big

Blind Boy Paxton Explores New Music Horizons

An inspirational young blues singer is turning the world on it’s head and launching audiences to their feet. Girl at a Rock Show’s India Marx spoke with American phenomenon Jerron ‘Blind Boy’ Paxton about what it truly means to sing the blues.   At just 28 years of age, Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton has cemented his place within the world of blues. The Californian singer … Continue reading Blind Boy Paxton Explores New Music Horizons

Caravãna Sun’s Beauty, Pain and Creative New Direction

For the last 10 years, Aussie band Caravãna Sun have forged a musical career out of upbeat, feel-good sometimes frenetic songs. However, the release of their latest single, ‘Beauty and the Pain’ challenges their signature sound as the band explores new musical territory. Girl at a Rock Show‘s India Marx had a chat with singer-songwriter Ant Beard, Caravãna Sun’s vocalist and bass guitarist, about the band’s new … Continue reading Caravãna Sun’s Beauty, Pain and Creative New Direction